27,000 LEARNERS RECEIVE VOCATIONAL QUALIFICATION FROM OCN

27,000 LEARNERS RECEIVE VOCATIONAL QUALIFICATION FROM OCN

OCN CEO shines a light on the “sometimes forgotten” vocational learners   OPEN COLLEGE NETWORK (OCN) is NI’s leading vocational and technical awarding body, that advances education by developing and

LOCAL SCHOOL CHILDREN TO NAME NORTHERN IRELAND’S FIRST ALPINE COASTER

LOCAL SCHOOL CHILDREN TO NAME NORTHERN IRELAND’S FIRST ALPINE COASTER

As anticipation builds for the Summer ahead, Northern Ireland’s leading outdoor adventure park, Colin Glen has launched a school’s competition to name its three newest attractions. The West Belfast community

Congratulations to Grosvenor Grammar School pupil Ben Watson

Congratulations to Grosvenor Grammar School pupil Ben Watson

Congratulations to Grosvenor Grammar School pupil Ben Watson, Year 11, who was recently invited to participate in the inaugural ‘Squash Junior Online Home Internationals’, held from 5th -7th March 2021.

Sporting Legends Join Forces to Launch Lidl Northern Ireland Sport for Good 2020

Sporting Legends Join Forces to Launch Lidl Northern Ireland Sport for Good 2020

A host of sporting legends including Paralympic swimmer Bethany Firth MBE, Commonwealth pommel horse champion Rhys McClenaghan, national record-holding runner Ciara Mageean and women’s field hockey international Katie Mullan, have

HEALTHY KIDZ EMBRACES TECHNOLOGY TO SUPPORT SCHOOLS MAINTAIN THE HEALTH AND WELLBEING OF PUPILS

HEALTHY KIDZ EMBRACES TECHNOLOGY TO SUPPORT SCHOOLS MAINTAIN THE HEALTH AND WELLBEING OF PUPILS

Healthy Kidz has built a strong reputation for delivering hugely successful in-school health programmes, that focus on holistic physical activity encouraging general health and wellbeing. However, with the result of school

STORYTELLING WEBSITE HELPS CHILDREN COPE AND TALK TO PARENTS DURING LOCKDOWN

STORYTELLING WEBSITE HELPS CHILDREN COPE AND TALK TO PARENTS DURING LOCKDOWN

Talking to and connecting with a child during the current pandemic lockdown has been given a helping hand through storytelling. WellRead, developed by Derry-Londonderry based organisation Verbal, is a free

Grosvenor Grammar School  Drama Production 2020   – ‘Grease’

Grosvenor Grammar School  Drama Production 2020   – ‘Grease’

The week beginning Monday 20th January saw Grosvenor Grammar School stage its annual whole-school Drama Production, performing ‘Grease’ to in excess of 1500 audience members over four entertaining and action-packed

Our Lady and St Patrick’s College Student’s STEM Excellence Celebrated

Our Lady and St Patrick’s College Student’s STEM Excellence Celebrated

An Our Lady and St Patrick’s College, Knock pupil has received the Sloane McClay (Triple) award first prize for obtaining the highest combined marks in GCSE biology, chemistry, physics and

Lloyd Andrews – All-Ireland Judo Championships: hat-trick success!

Lloyd Andrews – All-Ireland Judo Championships: hat-trick success!

Congratulations to Grosvenor Grammar School pupil Lloyd Andrews, Year Twelve, who excelled at the recent All-Ireland Judo Championships, held at the Sport Ireland Campus in Dublin on Saturday 7th December;

Council Hosts Student Workshop for Global Entrepreneurship Week

Council Hosts Student Workshop for Global Entrepreneurship Week

Ards and North Down Borough Council, in partnership with Young Enterprise, hosted a ‘desk to boardroom’ workshop at Bangor Aurora last week for Year 12 students from four local schools